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Need help hacking into my own EC2 instanceview story

http://serverfault.com – So last week, an instance on EC2 stopped responding, I still don't know exactly why because I can no longer SSH in, I suspect the /tmp/ directory which was mounted to another drive is no longer accessible for some unknown reason. I have some very important files I need to get off this server... I am still able to pull the logs in the AWS console, here are some very relevant lines (I am still abl (HowTos)

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Formatting Bootable USBview story

http://askubuntu.com – Salutations! So I've got a 8GB verbatim USB device that I was intending to boot the Chrome OS from. But before that I needed to format it. (HowTos)

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[ubuntu] Intel ICH10 SATA only sees 5 of 8 drivesview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I've been working with the tech support guys that i bought this workstation/server through and have reached a problem. I'll attach the lspci -vv output, but the gist of the problem is that if I set the BIOS to show the drives as IDE the OS sees 5 drives, plus the cd-rom. (Hardware)

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dual monitors on dual video cards Ubuntuview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I have been trying this to no avail. I am a linux newb, so a step by step explanation would be greatly appreciated. I have two video cards, nvidia geforce 8600 gt . I want a monitor to run on each card, so twinview cannot be used because my understanding that is only for single video cards. I went to the system monitors tab and my second display is detected but disabled. (HowTos)

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Copy and paste free code from some web sites [closed]view story

http://serverfault.com – The problem is about when I try to copy along code from some web site with many code lines and paste it on notepad++ The problem is that the code paste with one very lone line Seems like no (no return after each line from the original code) Please advice if some one have idea how to paste the code without to get one line ? Example I copy this: Echo " option wait" Sleep 10 Echo "end" (HowTos)

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PHP-CLI cannot execute scripts on Samba Share (using cifs) inside a guest VM (Centos 6)view story

http://serverfault.com – I have a centos 6 VM running as a guest within Virtualbox. I've set up a LAMP stack which I am able to access from the host (Windows) environment. I've mounted a samba share using 'mount -t cifs' and I'm able to use apache to serve files from that share (all good so far) problem I'm now trying to run a simple test.php script from the command line This is the output I get (below) notice what hap (HowTos)

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get the number of lines till I get lineview story

http://www.unix.com – Hi All, I have a file as below: Code: abc.txt ****************************** *        HEADER DESCRIPTION ****************************** *Supplier:        Prism Customer:        MNI -NIGERIA Quantity:        2 Type:            PLUG-IN Profile:      &nb (HowTos)

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Does apt-get automatically check digital signatures?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I am planning to run a production server on Ubuntu LTS 8.04 and I am concerned about security of the packages I am installing I want to make sure that packages that are downloaded by apt-get were not tampered with. How do I view the digital signatures associated with a package in ubuntu? Does apt-get install, apt-get update, apt-get upgrade automatically check digital signatures when downloading (HowTos)

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Errors after installing oh-my-zshview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I just tried to install oh-my-zsh. (HowTos)

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Count character in one lineview story

http://www.unix.com – Please check the attachment for the example. (HowTos)